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#587-#778; #1316A-#1448 A. A. S. Hitchcock : British Guiana, 1919-1920, Washington, D.C., including SI and Rock Creek Park; Cuba; Colorado and Wyoming, 1918

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Alternate Title:
A. S. Hitchcock: British Guiana, 1919-1920; Washington, D.C., including SI and Rock Creek Park; Cuba; Colorado and Wyoming, 1918. Vol. 1, nos. 587-778, 1316A-1448A  Search this
Collection name:
United States National Museum, Division of Grasses, Records, 1884, 1888, 1899-1965
Physical Description:
1 photograph album
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 19
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Photograph albums
Place:
Guyana
District of Columbia
Cuba
Colorado
Wyoming
West Indies
New Mexico
Viñales
Baraguá
Georgetown
Rock Creek Park
United States
Date Range:
1918-1920
Start Date:
1918
End Date:
1920
Abstract:
The photograph album contains images compiled by A. S. Hitchcock from collecting trips. Images are numbered consecutively and have captions detailing subject matter, location, and sometimes date. Subject matter includes examples of trees and other vegetation identified by common name; agricultural fields; landscapes; structures and residences at towns and gardens visited; portraits of local people; and ports and sailing vessels in the Caribbean. Places documented include: Caribbean islands (Antigua, Martinique, St. Thomas, St. Croix); Guyana (Lamaha canal, Georgetown); Colorado (Leadville, Royal Gorge); Wyoming (Jackson Hole); Washington D.C. (NMNH, Rock Creek Park in 1920); New Mexico (Santa Fe in 1926); and Cuba (Viñales, Baraguá).
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Grasses  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU000229
Access Information:
Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.
See more records from this collection:
United States National Museum, Division of Grasses, Records, 1884, 1888, 1899-1965
See more records associated with this person:
Hitchcock, A. S. (Albert Spear), 1865-1935
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI115